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Mar - Apr 2011

Exxon, Shell profits surge, top forecasts

IStockphoto


LONDON/NEW YORK
Petroleumworld.com, Apr 29, 2011
-story

Chavez building with oil tax
war chest ahead of 2012 election



Venezuela's President Hugo Chavez

CARACAS
Petroleumworld.com, Apr 29, 2011
-story

Libya:Washington permits
oil deals with opposition

Reuters

Libya oil control

TRIPOLI
Petroleumworld.com, Apr 28, 2011
-story

Ramirez: Venezuela to receive $16 billion from PDVSA's on windfall oil tax

CARACAS
Petroleumworld.com, Apr 28, 2011
-story

Libya:NATO strikes in Misrata
but shelling resumes

Reuters

Combination of still images from an April 25, 2011 video by Britain's Ministry of Defence (MOD) shows Libyan regime vehicles (top to bottom) being destroyed by an air strike from a coalition patrol aircraft near Misrata. Details of the aircraft's display are obscured at source. Video taken April 25, 2011. Crown Copyright, MOD 2006 via Reuters TV

TRIPOLI
Petroleumworld.com, Apr 27, 2011
-story

Libya: Chavez says Gaddafi
officials in Venezuela


Reuters/ Miraflores handout

Venezuelan President Hugo Chavez speaks to supporters during a ceremony with representatives of various industrial sectors of the country at Teresa Carreno theatre in Caracas April 26, 2011.

CARACAS
Petroleumworld.com, Apr 27, 2011
-story

Libya: Heavy fighting in Misrata

AFP

Map of Libya locating key points where fighting and air raids have
taken place over the weekend. Mon Apr 25, 10:59 AM ET

TRIPOLI
Petroleumworld.com, Apr 26, 2011
-story

PDVSA: New windfall tax will not
apply to new crude output by JV

CARACAS
Petroleumworld.com, Apr 26, 2011
-story

Brent crude rise above $124
after violence in Syria and Yemen

Social Media Website via Reuters TV

A soldier fires his weapon on a street in a location given as Deraa on April 25, 2011, in this still image taken from an amateur video.

SINGAPORe
Petroleumworld.com, Apr 25, 2011
-story

Ecuador: New evidence of fraud found in Chevron veredict, company drop lawsuit against Steven Donziger

Chevron

Chevron HQ in San Ramon, Calif.

CARACAS
Petroleumworld.com, Apr 25, 2011
-story

 

Libya: Gaddafi must go- allies

Reuters/ Yannis Behrakis

Rebel fighters launch rockets against Gaddafi forces from the front-line along the western entrance of Ajdabiyah April 14, 2011.

TRIPOLI
Petroleumworld.com, Apr 15, 2011 -story

Cuba: US fears oil drilling ,
Mexico suggests talks

Reuters/ Claudia Daut

An oil pump is seen on the shore near Santa Cruz del Norte, Cuba June 5, 2008

WASHINGTON
Petroleumworld.com, Apr 15, 2011 -story

Libya: Allies to step up military pressure

Reuters/ Eric Feferberg

French President Nicolas Sarkozy (L) accompanies British Prime Minister David Cameron after a working dinner at the Elysee presidential palace, in Paris. April 13, 2011.

DOHA
Petroleumworld.com, Apr 14, 2011 -story

Libya: Rebels producing 100,000 bpd oil, ministers group meets in Qatar

Reuters/Yannis Behrakis

Civilians arrive to pay a visit to rebel fighters at the front-line
at the western entrance of Ajdabiyah April 12, 2011.

DOHA
Petroleumworld.com, Apr 13, 2011-story

Japan: TEPCO still working
on plan to end nuclear crisis

Reuters/ Issei Kato

Tokyo Electric Power Co., (TEPCO), the operator of Japan's crippled nuclear power plant in Fukushima, President Masataka Shimizu and Executive Vice President Sakae Muto (R) bow at the end of a news conference at TEPCO headquarters in Tokyo April 13, 2011.

TOKYO
Petroleumworld.com, Apr 13, 2011 -story

Libya: Rebels reject peace, heavy
fighting around Ajdabiya and Misrata

AFP

Map of Libya showing the main areas of conflict /
Tue Apr 12, 3:09 AM ET

BENGHAZI, Libya
Petroleumworld.com, Apr 12, 2011 -story

Peru: Left-wing Ollanta Humala to face rightist Keiko Fujimori in run-off in June

Reuters

Peru's presidential candidates Ollanta Humala (L) and Keiko Fujimori celebrate the first round election results during late rallies in Lima, in this combination photograph, April 10, 2011

LIMA
Petroleumworld.com, Apr 12
, 2011 -story

Libya: African leaders in Benghazi for
peace talks, rebels reclaim Ajdabiya

AFP

Map of Libya showing the main areas of conflict.
Sun Apr 10, 4:06 PM ET

BENGHAZI, Libya
Petroleumworld.com, Apr 11 , 2011-story

Peru: Humala led the first round, Kuczynski,
Fujimori battle for run-off

Reuters

Combination picture of Peru's Presidential candidates (L-R)
Ollanta Humala, Keiko Fujimori, and Pedro Pablo Kuczynski.

LIMA
Petroleumworld.com, Apr 11 , 2011
-story

 

Libya: Rebels flee Ajdabiya

AFP / Odd Anderse

Rebel fighters and civilians drive through a sandstorm as they flee Ajdabiya.

BENGHAZI, Libya
Petroleumworld.com, Apr 8
, 2011-story

Venezuela: Blackout hit Venezuela ,
including oil installations

CARACAS
Petroleumworld.com, Apr 8
, 2011-story

Libya: Rebels back in oil port of Brega

AFP

Map of Libya showing conflict zones, towns controlled by rebels and by pro-Kadhafi forces.

BENGHAZI, Libya
Petroleumworld.com, Apr 7
, 2011

Pro-democracy fighters have regained ground in a new advance on the oil port of Brega in eastern Libya. -story

Libya: Rebels 'disappointed' by NATO,
Gaddafi's forces take Brega

AFP

Abdul Fatah Younis, the head of the Libyan opposition's armed forces, and the former interior minister of Gaddafi's regime

BENGHAZI, Libya
Petroleumworld.com, Apr 6
, 2011 -story

Japan: Radioactive leak stop in
Fukushima
but 'Not yet under control'

AFP

Graphic on the latest situation at the stricken Fukushima nuclear power plant in quake-tsunami hit northeastern Japan Wed Apr 6, 4:12 AM ET

TOKIO
Petroleumworld.com, Apr 6
, 2011 -story

Libya: Rebels ready to dispach first oil shipment AFP/Graphic

AFP/Tue Apr 5, 1:44 AM ET

BENGHAZI, Libya
Petroleumworld.com, Apr 5
, 2011-story

 

Pemex announces a new oil
find in Mexico's Tabasco state

MEXIC0 CITY
Petroleumworld.com, Apr 5
, 2011 -story

Libya: Gaddafi envoy in Europe,
exchanging fire in Brega

Reuters / Andrew Winning

Rebel fighters ride an open pick-up truck mounted with a recoilless rifle as they retreat from the frontline on the road to the east of Brega, in Libya, April 3, 2011.

TRIPOLI
Petroleumworld.com, Apr 4
, 2011-story

Cuba: Earth science conference to
look at oil prospects in Cuban waters


HAVANA
Petroleumworld.com, Apr 4
, 2011-story

Libya: Rebels move to retake Brega

Reuters / Finbarr O'Reilly

Rebels fire rockets as they return fire towards forces loyal to Muammar Gaddafi near Brega in eastern Libya, March 31, 2011.

AJDABIYAH, Libya
Petroleumworld.com, Apr 1
, 2011-story

Norway: Statoil, made breakthrough
oil discovery in the Barents Sea

CARACAS
Petroleumworld.com, April 1
, 2011 -story

 

Libya: Rebels flee Ajdabiya

AFP / Odd Anderse

Rebel fighters and civilians drive through a sandstorm as they flee Ajdabiya.

BENGHAZI, Libya
Petroleumworld.com, Apr 8
, 2011-story

Venezuela: Blackout hit Venezuela ,
including oil installations

CARACAS
Petroleumworld.com, Apr 8
, 2011-story

Libya: Rebels back in oil port of Brega

AFP

Map of Libya showing conflict zones, towns controlled by rebels and by pro-Kadhafi forces.

BENGHAZI, Libya
Petroleumworld.com, Apr 7
, 2011

Pro-democracy fighters have regained ground in a new advance on the oil port of Brega in eastern Libya. -story

Libya: Rebels 'disappointed' by NATO,
Gaddafi's forces take Brega

AFP

Abdul Fatah Younis, the head of the Libyan opposition's armed forces, and the former interior minister of Gaddafi's regime

BENGHAZI, Libya
Petroleumworld.com, Apr 6
, 2011 -story

Japan: Radioactive leak stop in
Fukushima
but 'Not yet under control'

AFP

Graphic on the latest situation at the stricken Fukushima nuclear power plant in quake-tsunami hit northeastern Japan Wed Apr 6, 4:12 AM ET

TOKIO
Petroleumworld.com, Apr 6
, 2011 -story

Libya: Rebels ready to dispach first oil shipment AFP/Graphic

AFP/Tue Apr 5, 1:44 AM ET

BENGHAZI, Libya
Petroleumworld.com, Apr 5
, 2011-story


Pemex announces a new oil
find in Mexico's Tabasco state

MEXIC0 CITY
Petroleumworld.com, Apr 5
, 2011 -story

Libya: Gaddafi envoy in Europe,
exchanging fire in Brega

Reuters / Andrew Winning

Rebel fighters ride an open pick-up truck mounted with a recoilless rifle as they retreat from the frontline on the road to the east of Brega, in Libya, April 3, 2011.

TRIPOLI
Petroleumworld.com, Apr 4
, 2011-story

Cuba: Earth science conference to
look at oil prospects in Cuban waters


HAVANA
Petroleumworld.com, Apr 4
, 2011-story

Libya: Rebels move to retake Brega

Reuters / Finbarr O'Reilly

Rebels fire rockets as they return fire towards forces loyal to Muammar Gaddafi near Brega in eastern Libya, March 31, 2011.

AJDABIYAH, Libya
Petroleumworld.com, Apr 1
, 2011-story

Norway: Statoil, made breakthrough
oil discovery in the Barents Sea

CARACAS
Petroleumworld.com, April 1
, 2011 -story

Libya: Gaddafi troops retake the
strategic oil town of Ras Lanuf

Reuters / Finbarr O'Reilly

Rebels guard the front line on the road between Ajdabiyah and Brega as forces loyal to Muammar Gaddafi threatened to push them further away from strategic oil refineries in eastern Libya March 31, 2011.

TRIPOLI
Petroleumworld.com, Mar 31
, 2011 -story

Obama: US to cut U.S. oil imports
by a third over 10 years

Reuters/Jim Young

President Obama delivers remarks on his energy
strategy at Georgetown University, March 30, 2011.

WASHINGTON
Petroleumworld.com, Mar 31
, 2011 -story


Libya: Gaddafi troops push rebels back

Reuters / Finbarr O'Reilly

A rebel fighter prepares to return fire after forces loyal to Muammar Gaddafi attacked rebels near Bin Jawad in eastern Libya, March 29, 2011.

TRIPOLI
Petroleumworld.com, Mar 30
, 2011-story

PDVSA stops certification of
oil data by independent auditor

CARACAS
Petroleumworld.com, Mar 30
, 2011 -story

Libya: Gaddafi troops holds rebels

Reuters /Finbarr O'Reilly

Rebel fighters run under machine gun fire and mortars after forces loyal to Muammar Gaddafi attacked them near Bin Jawad in eastern Libya, March 29, 2011.

TRIPOLI
Petroleumworld.com, Mar 29
, 2011-story

PDVSA to increase production to
5 mbpd by 2014: Energy Minister

CARACAS
Petroleumworld.com, Mar 29
, 2011 -story

Libya: Rebels seize Sirte and
push west aided by air strikes

Reuters /Suhaib Salem

Rebels celebrate in Brega March 27, 2011. Libyan rebels reached the oil terminal town of Brega on Sunday after routing government forces from a strategic eastern town, as Muammar Gaddafi's troops pounded the main rebel stronghold in the west.

TRIPOLI
Petroleumworld.com, Mar 28
, 2011-story

Japan: Mistaken radiation readings
"absolutely unforgivable," - Spokesman

Reuters/Tokyo Electric Power /Kyodo

People work in the control room of reactor No. 2 with restored lighting at the earthquake and tsunami affected Fukushima Daiichi nuclear power plant in Fukushima in this March 26, 2011.

TOKYO
Petroleumworld.com, Mar 28, 2011
-story

Libya: Rebels retake Brega
and head towards Ras Lanuf

AFP

A Libyan rebel holds the Kingdom of Libya flag as he walks past a burning tank bombed by the coalition air force in the town of Ajdabiya.

TRIPOLI
Petroleumworld.com, Mar 27, 2011
-story

Japan: Soaring radioactivity deals
blow to Fukushima's plant

Reuters/DigitalGlobe

(From R to L) Reactors No. 1 to 4 are seen at the Fukushima Daiichi Power Plant in Fukushima in this satellite file image, taken and released by DigitalGlobe March 18, 2011.

TOKYO
Petroleumworld.com, Mar 27, 2011
-story

Libya: Allies forces pressure Qaddafi,
U.S. seeks NATO Command

AP

Map includes sites of recent events / Wed Mar 23, 3:08 PM ET

TRIPOLI
Petroleumworld.com, Mar 24, 2011
-story

Japan: Work resumes at Japan
Fukushima nuclear plant

AFP

Fukushima

TOKYO
Petroleumworld.com, Mar 24, 2011
-story

Libya: Zeal of rebels may
not be enough to triumph

Reuters/ Finbarr O'Reilly

Rebel fighters rest in the shade of a vehicle outside the northeastern Libyan town of Ajdabiyah, March 21, 2011.

NEAR AJDABIYAH, Libya
Petroleumworld.com, Mar 23, 2011
-story

Japan: Workers evacuated nuclear plant, radiation in Tokyo water

Reuters/ Tokyo Electric Co

The central control room for the No. 3 reactor at the Tokyo Electric Power Co. Fukushima Daiichi Nuclear Power Plant in Tomioka, Fukushima Prefecture in northeastern Japan is pictured in a handout photo taken in September 2010 and released on March 22, 2011.

TOKYO
Petroleumworld.com, Mar 23, 2011
-story

Libya: Explosions rock Tripoli

Reuters/ Goran Tomasevic

A rebel fighter looks at vehicles belonging to forces loyal to Libyan leader Muammar Gaddafi burn after an air strike by coalition forces, along a road between Benghazi and Ajdabiyah March 20, 2011.

TRIPOLI
Petroleumworld.com, Mar 22, 2011
-story

Japan radiation fears persist

Reuters/ Tokyo Electric Co

Smoke is seen coming from the area of the No. 3 reactor of the
Fukushima Daiichi nuclearpower plant in Tomioka, Fukushima
Prefecture in northeastern Japan, March 21, 2011.

TOKYO
Petroleumworld.com, Mar 22, 2011
-story

Libya: Coalition continue
to enforce U.N. resolution

Reuters/ Goran Tomasevic

Vehicles belonging to forces loyal to Libyan leader Muammar Gaddafi explode after an air strike by coalition forces, along a road between Benghazi and Ajdabiyah March 20, 2011.

TRIPOLI
Petroleumworld.com, Mar 21, 2011
-story

Japan makes some progress in
nuclear plant but not turning point

Reuters / Kim Kyung-Hoon

A photographer holds a radiation detector indicating 0.20 microsieverts per hour at a devastated factory area hit by earthquake and tsunami in Sendai, northern Japan, March 20, 2011.

TOKYO
Petroleumworld.com, Mar 21, 2011
-story

Libya: Western forces attack Libya
to enforce UN no-fly zone

Reuters/ Goran Tomasevic

A tank belonging to forces loyal to Libyan leader Muammar Gaddafi explodes after an air strike by coalition forces, along a road between Benghazi and Ajdabiyah March 20, 2011.

TRIPOLI
Petroleumworld.com, Mar 20, 2011
-story

Japan nuclear crisis on edge

Reuters/Yuriko Nakao

Isao Saito, who evacuated from Iwaki, Fukushima, receives a screening test for nuclear radiation at a welfare center in Yamagata, northern Japan March 20, 2011.

TOKYO
Petroleumworld.com, Mar 20, 2011
-story

Libya: Gaddafi forces on Benghazi

Reuters/Goran Tomasevic

A rebel fighter (L) holds a RPG launcher as he shouts "Allahu Akbar!" (God is the greatest!) in Benghazi March 19, 2011

BENGHAZI
Petroleumworld.com, Mar 19, 2011
-story

Libya: U.N. approves military
force as Gaddafi closes on rebels

Reuters/Goran Tomasevic

Rebel fighters flee from Ajdabiyah, outside Ajdabiyah
on the road to Benghazi, March 15, 2011.

TRIPOLI/UNITED NATIONS
Petroleumworld.com, Mar 18, 2011
-story

Japan rushes to avert meltdown

Reuters/ GeoEye Satellite Image

This GeoEye's IKONOS satellite image was taken over the Fukushima Daiichi nuclear power plant in Japan at 10:19 am (Tokyo time) on March 17, 2011 and released to Reuters on March 17. Towers 1, 3 and 4 are clearly distinguishable. The eight automated radiation monitoring points at Fukushima No. 1 relied on the same power that went down with the plant itself.

TOKYO
Petroleumworld.com, Mar 18, 2011
-story

Japan rushes to avert meltdown

Reuters/ Yomiuri

A Japan Air Self-Defense Force CH-47 Chinook helicopter collects water from the ocean to drop on the reactors at the Fukushima Daiichi nuclear plant in Fukushima March 17, 2011.

TOKYO
Petroleumworld.com, Mar 17, 2011
-story

Fire at Japan nuclear reactor
heightens radiation threat

Reuters/ Mainichi Shimbun

The damaged roof of reactor number No. 1 (L) is seen next to an undamaged reactor at the Fukushima Daiichi nuclear plant after an explosion that blew off the upper part of the structure in Fukushima Prefecture, northeastern Japan, March 12, 2011.

FUKUSHIMA, Japan
Petroleumworld.com, Mar 16, 2011
-story

Libya: Gaddafi's forces pushed towards
rebel stronghold of Benghazi

Reuters/Libyian TV

Libya's leader Muammar Gaddafi appears in a live broadcast on state television in Tripoli in this still image taken from video March 15, 2011.

AJDABIYAH, Libya
Petroleumworld.com, Mar 16, 2011
-story

Libya: Gaddafi push to take Brega

Reuters/Goran Tomasevic

A rebel fighter fires his anti-aircraft gun as they flee from Ajdabiyah, on the road to Benghazi, March 15, 2011.

AJDABIYAH, Libya
Petroleumworld.com, Mar 16, 2011
-story

 

Libya: Coalition continue
to enforce U.N. resolution

Reuters/ Goran Tomasevic

Vehicles belonging to forces loyal to Libyan leader Muammar Gaddafi explode after an air strike by coalition forces, along a road between Benghazi and Ajdabiyah March 20, 2011.

TRIPOLI
Petroleumworld.com, Mar 21, 2011
-story

Japan makes some progress in
nuclear plant but not turning point

Reuters / Kim Kyung-Hoon

A photographer holds a radiation detector indicating 0.20 microsieverts per hour at a devastated factory area hit by earthquake and tsunami in Sendai, northern Japan, March 20, 2011.

TOKYO
Petroleumworld.com, Mar 21, 2011
-story

Libya: Western forces attack Libya
to enforce UN no-fly zone

Reuters/ Goran Tomasevic

A tank belonging to forces loyal to Libyan leader Muammar Gaddafi explodes after an air strike by coalition forces, along a road between Benghazi and Ajdabiyah March 20, 2011.

TRIPOLI
Petroleumworld.com, Mar 20, 2011
-story

Japan nuclear crisis on edge

Reuters/Yuriko Nakao

Isao Saito, who evacuated from Iwaki, Fukushima, receives a screening test for nuclear radiation at a welfare center in Yamagata, northern Japan March 20, 2011.

TOKYO
Petroleumworld.com, Mar 20, 2011
-story

Libya: Gaddafi forces on Benghazi

Reuters/Goran Tomasevic

A rebel fighter (L) holds a RPG launcher as he shouts "Allahu Akbar!" (God is the greatest!) in Benghazi March 19, 2011

BENGHAZI
Petroleumworld.com, Mar 19, 2011
-story

Libya: U.N. approves military
force as Gaddafi closes on rebels

Reuters/Goran Tomasevic

Rebel fighters flee from Ajdabiyah, outside Ajdabiyah
on the road to Benghazi, March 15, 2011.

TRIPOLI/UNITED NATIONS
Petroleumworld.com, Mar 18, 2011
-story

Japan rushes to avert meltdown

Reuters/ GeoEye Satellite Image

This GeoEye's IKONOS satellite image was taken over the Fukushima Daiichi nuclear power plant in Japan at 10:19 am (Tokyo time) on March 17, 2011 and released to Reuters on March 17. Towers 1, 3 and 4 are clearly distinguishable. The eight automated radiation monitoring points at Fukushima No. 1 relied on the same power that went down with the plant itself.

TOKYO
Petroleumworld.com, Mar 18, 2011
-story

Japan rushes to avert meltdown

Reuters/ Yomiuri

A Japan Air Self-Defense Force CH-47 Chinook helicopter collects water from the ocean to drop on the reactors at the Fukushima Daiichi nuclear plant in Fukushima March 17, 2011.

TOKYO
Petroleumworld.com, Mar 17, 2011
-story

Fire at Japan nuclear reactor
heightens radiation threat

Reuters/ Mainichi Shimbun

The damaged roof of reactor number No. 1 (L) is seen next to an undamaged reactor at the Fukushima Daiichi nuclear plant after an explosion that blew off the upper part of the structure in Fukushima Prefecture, northeastern Japan, March 12, 2011.

FUKUSHIMA, Japan
Petroleumworld.com, Mar 16, 2011
-story

Libya: Gaddafi's forces pushed towards
rebel stronghold of Benghazi

Reuters/Libyian TV

Libya's leader Muammar Gaddafi appears in a live broadcast on state television in Tripoli in this still image taken from video March 15, 2011.

AJDABIYAH, Libya
Petroleumworld.com, Mar 16, 2011
-story

Libya: Gaddafi push to take Brega

Reuters/Goran Tomasevic

A rebel fighter fires his anti-aircraft gun as they flee from Ajdabiyah, on the road to Benghazi, March 15, 2011.

AJDABIYAH, Libya
Petroleumworld.com, Mar 16, 2011
-story

Japan braces for potential
radiation catastrophe

Getty Images

In this satellite view, the Fukushima Dai-Ichi Nuclear Power plant is seen after a massive earthquake and subsequent tsunami on March 14, 2011 in Futaba, Japan.

FUKUSHIMA, Japan
Petroleumworld.com, Mar 15, 2011
-story

Japan struggle after
second nuclear plant blast

AP/NTV/NNN Japan

Smoke ascends from the Fukushima Dai-ichi nuclear plant's Unit 3 in Okumamachi, Fukushima Prefecture, northern Japan, Monday, March 14, 2011.

FUKUSHIMA, Japan
Petroleumworld.com, Mar 14, 2011
-story

Gaddafi troops take oil town,
France pushes no-fly

AJDABIYAH, Libya
Petroleumworld.com, Mar 14, 2011
-story

 

Stratfor: Nuclear meltdown at quake-
damaged japanese plant
-story

Japan confirms explosion in nuclear plant
-story

Japan warns of a nuclear meltdown

Reuters/ Kim Kyung-Hoon

A helicopter flies past Japan's Fukushima Daiichi No.1 Nuclear reactor March 12, 2011.

FUKUSHIMA, Japan
Petroleumworld.com, Mar 12, 2011
-story

Libya: Rebels on the defensive,
rebels want no-fly zone

Reuters/Francois Lenoir

Protesters display a banner during a anti-Gaddafi protest outside an European Union foreign ministers meeting in Brussels, March 10, 2011

TRIPOLI
Petroleumworld.com, Mar 12, 2011
-story

 

Obama vows to stabilize fuel prices,
calls for reform

Reuters/Jason Reed

President Barack Obama holds a news conference in the South Court Auditorium of the Eisenhower Executive Office Building near the White House in Washington, March 11, 2011.

WASHINGTON
Petroleumworld.com, Mar 12, 2011
-story

Libya:Gaddafi troops launch
assault on Libya oil port

Reuters/ Asmaa Waguih

Rebels drive past a burning Al-Sedr Oil Terminal after it was hit
by pro-Gaddafi forces during clashes between Ras Lanuf and Bin
Jawad March 9, 2011.

RAS LANUF, Libya
Petroleumworld.com, Mar 11, 2011
- story

Japan hit by massive earthquake -tsunami

Reuters/ Kyodo

Natural gas tanks burn at a facility in Chiba prefecture,
near Tokyo , Japan, March 11

TOKYO
Petroleumworld.com, Mar 11, 2011
- story

Libya: Gaddafi tanks, jets strike
deeper into rebel heartland

Reuters/Goran Tomasevic

A fighter gestures in front of a burning gas storage terminal during a battle on the road between Ras Lanuf and Bin Jawad, March 9, 2011.

RAS LANUF, Libya
Petroleumworld.com, Mar 10, 2011
- story

Libya: Gaddafi forces attack,
no-fly zone on table

Reuters/Asmma Waguih

An anti-Gaddafi rebel fires an anti-aircraft gun during clashes
with pro-Qaddafi forces in Ras Lanuf March 8, 2011.

TRIPOLI/BREGA
Petroleumworld.com, Mar 09, 2011
- story

U.S. SEC charges PDVSA pension fund
manager with running a Ponzi scheme

CARACAS
Petroleumworld.com, Mar 09, 2011
- story

Colombia: FARC guerrillas captured
23 Canada's Talisman oil workers


Colombia's FARC guerrillas

BOGOTA
Petroleumworld.com, Mar 08, 2011
- story

Libya: Gadhafi launched on Tuesday
airstrikes against oil port
of Ras Lanouf

AP/ Hussein Malla

Smoke raises following an air strike by Libyan warplanes near a checkpoint near to the anti-Libyan Leader Moammar Gadhafi rebels checkpoint in the oil town of Ras Lanouf, eastern Libya, Monday, March 7, 2011.

RAS LANOUF, Libya
Petroleumworld.com, Mar 08, 2011
- story

Libya: Gov counter-attacks, warplane
strikes town, one million need aid


Reuters/Goran Tomasevic

Rebel fighters jump away from shrapnel during heavy shelling by
forces loyal to Lib
yan leader Muammar Gaddafi near Bin Jawad,
March 6, 2011.

RAS LANUF, Libya
Petroleumworld.com, Mar 07, 2011
- story

White House: U.S. to consider using
oil reserves as prices rise with turmoil

Bloomberg/Tim Boyle

White House Chief of Staff William Daley.

WASHINGTON
Petroleumworld.com, Mar 07, 2011
- story

 

Libya: Gaddafi tanks fire in town,
rebels advance westward


Libyan rebels who are part of the forces against Libyan leader Moammar Gadhafi guard outside the refinery after their victory in fighting against troops loyal to Gadhafi in the oil town of Ras Lanuf, eastern Libya, Saturday, March 5, 2011.

TRIPOLI
Petroleumworld.com, Mar 05, 2011
- story

Shell's Voser says OPEC
can balance libya shortfalls

AMSTERDAM
Petroleumworld.com, Mar 04, 2011- story

Libya: Opposition advance,
vow to topple Gaddafi

AP/Tara Todras-Whitehill

Libyan gunmen from the forces against Libyan leader Moammar Gadhafi, March 3, 2011.

AL-UQAYLA, Libya
Petroleumworld.com, Mar 04, 2011- story

PEMEX launched first tenders
under the flexible contracts

MEXICO CITY
Petroleumworld.com, Mar 03, 2011
- story

Venezuela's PDVSA 2010 oil
output lowest since 2002 strike

CARACAS
Petroleumworld.com, Mar 02, 2011
- story

Libya: Gadhafi forces fight bomb
rebel-held in oil town in east Libya

AP

West weighs military action on Libya

BENGHAZI, Libya
Petroleumworld.com, Mar 02, 2011
- story

Venezuela assigned new licenses in
the Urdaneta gas project to Gazprom

CARACAS
Petroleumworld.com, Mar 01, 2011- story

 

 


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